European Freestyle Champion Aras Gibieza performs for enthusiastic Suzuki spectators on Gixxer Day 2017


Suzuki Motorcycle India Private Limited (SMIPL),a subsidiary of one of the world’s leading two-wheeler manufacturers, Suzuki Motor Corporation, Japan, celebrated the launch of their New 2017 Gixxer Series of motorcycles at the Gixxer Day with Aras Gibieza, European Freestyle Champion showcasing an exhilarating performance on the capable Suzuki GSX-S1000 at the Amity Universityin Kolkata.

The city witnessed the thrill of Gixxer Day 2017 celebrations with much fan-fare which will later be taken to fans in Delhi too.Suzuki Gixxer Day is a gathering of Suzuki Gixxer and Gixxer SF owners to celebrate the spirit of the hugely successful Street Sport Bike. The event was energized by European Freestyle Champion and Red Bull athlete Aras Gibieza, who mesmerized the crowd with his world classfreestyle biking performance. Gixxer Day celebrations in Kolkataalso offered scintillating music performances which kept the motorcycle enthusiasts on their toes.

Additionally, a morning ride out session was organized for the Suzuki riders, by providing them an exciting opportunity to tour the city with Aras, which was followed by an interactive session where the two time European Freestyle Champion from Lithuania shared his biking experiences with Indian fans.


TheNew 2017 GixxerSeries displayedin Kolkataon the Gixxer Day boasted premium sporty lookswhile complying with Bharat Stage IV emission norms.

The new 2017 Gixxervariants are available in 3 colours- Pearl Mira Red / Glass Sparkle Black, Metallic Triton Blue / Glass Sparkle Black and Glass Sparkle Black. The three colour variants of the new Suzuki Gixxer SF 2017 model include Metallic Triton Blue, Glass Sparkle Black / Metallic Mat Black and Pearl Mira Red. Further, the 2017 Gixxer SF Fi variant is available in Metallic Triton Blue and Glass Sparkle Black / Metallic Mat Black colours.The 2017 variants ofGixxer, Gixxer SF and Gixxer SF Fi will be priced at Rs.83,706, Rs.93,087 and Rs.97,032 respectively (Ex-Showroom, Kolkata).

Exuding the celebratory spirit of Gixxer Day, Mr. Satoshi Uchida, Managing Director, SMIPL, said, “At SMIPL, we constantly strive to offer new products and technologies to the Indian market. The Gixxer has been our flagship motorcycle, which has been well appreciated by our customers and has developed a loyal customer base over the years. We have showcased the new exciting 2017 Gixxer series and to commemorate the launch, we are celebrating Gixxer Day with all our customers and bike enthusiasts who have been an integral part of this journey. Through this, Suzuki wishes to cater to the appetite of Gixxer customers for more intense engagement with the brand. We have also incorporated Mega Service Camps to reach out to our customers and provide them an unmatched post purchase experience.”


Aras said, “I never expected the Indian audience to be such fervent stunt-riding fanatics. Each stunt I performed was met with loud cheers and thunderous applause which just egged me on to perform better. At the end of the day, a stunt-biker is only as good as his audience and I just experienced one of the best audiences I’ve been fortunate to perform in front of.”